Fortna® Announces New Executive Thought Leadership Series

Aimed at offering busy supply chain executives quick insights on key topics and challenges.

Monday, September 16, 2019

READING, PA (September 10, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announces a new thought leadership series named “Executive Conversations” to help supply chain executives gain a quick perspective on essential issues that impact today’s challenging distribution industry. To be published in the coming weeks at, the series features veteran supply chain leaders who share their real-world experience with readers on today’s hottest topics.
“Distribution at a Pivot Point” is the initial installment in the series that runs for the next three weeks. The quick-read topics will include:
  • Addressing the Labor Problem – Scarce labor, higher wages, high what?
  • Building the Business Case for Automation – What is the ROI?
  • Choosing the Right Automation Technology for Your Business – Real-world advice
“Today more than ever before, supply chain executives are struggling to meet customer requirements for faster fulfillment without impacting profits,” said Patti Satterfield, Vice President, Global Marketing & Business Development at Fortna. “Fortna’s new Executive Conversation Series goes beyond theory to address real issues and offer practical, implementable actions in a concise format,” she continued.
Future editions of this series will cover the evolving role of warehouse systems and the impact of a new industry trend towards micro-fulfillment.
About Fortna
For over 70 years, Fortna has partnered with the world’s top brands to transform their distribution operations into a competitive advantage. Fortna helps Clients make and keep bold promises to their customers – fast, accurate and cost-effective fulfillment consistently at every touchpoint, across every channel. Fortna’s expertise spans distribution strategy, distribution center operations, material handling automation, supply chain systems and warehouse execution software systems. We built our firm on a promise – we develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable for results. For more, visit
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